Sail with us on our new explorer ship, MS Roald Amundsen, and experience the perfect meld of exploring mysterious Incan ruins, culture and heritage with tranquil tropical days at sea. Starting in lush Costa Rica, we journey along the coast of South America to Peru and one of the world´s most remarkable destinations: the Galápagos Islands.
15 days


Exotic Central America

Hike through a Costa Rican rainforest to see exotic birds, monkeys and waterfalls. Explore the pristine Panamanian island of Coiba - all aboard our new expedition ship MS Roald Amundsen.

Coastal South America

Cross the equator en route to Ecuador and Peru.

In Manta, Ecuador, take a tour to nearby Montecristi and appreciate the exquisite handicraft of real Panama hats.

Ancient Civilizations

At Trujillo, Peru, you can join an excursion to site of the ancient Chimú culture and see the largest mud brick citadel in the Americas from pre-Columbian times.

Continue by Land

Our sea voyage ends at the port of Callao, near Lima, Peru. Disembark MS Roald Amundsen to continue the expedition by air and land.

Glorious Galápagos

After stopping in Quito, Ecuador, we journey to one of the world’s most remarkable destinations: the Galápagos Islands. Located about 600 miles west of mainland Ecuador, the archipelago is an open-air wildlife museum that stirs the explorer within everyone. The Galápagos are home to an astonishing variety of native species — enough to inspire a theory that changed the world — and today is an irresistible destination for adventurers and nature-lovers worldwide. 




Departure date: October 10, 2019 (Puntarenas, Costa Rica)
Ship arrival date: October 19, 2019 (Callao, Peru)
Tour end date: October 24, 2019 (Guayaquil, Ecuador)

Practical information:

Departure date: October 10, 2019 (Puntarenas, Costa Rica)
Ship arrival date: October 19, 2019 (Callao, Peru)
Tour end date: October 24, 2019 (Guayaquil, Ecuador)

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This is an expedition where the elements rule, and the weather and wind conditions will determine our final schedule. Safety is paramount and the captain will decide the sailing itinerary during the voyage. Therefore, this itinerary is just an indication of what you can experience, and why every expedition with Hurtigruten is unique.